Forthcoming Folklore Society Events

Folklore Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

  • 17th — 19th April 2015
  • Sheffield University, Halifax Hall, Endcliffe Vale Rd, Sheffield S10 3ER, UK

In Britain, as elsewhere, folklore is currently in a peculiar position. Popular interest has rarely been greater. Scholarly research and publication continue. Given its foundation in comparative methodologies, folklore is ideally placed to…

Calendar Customs and Seasonal Events

  • 26th — 28th June 2015
  • 13:00—13:15
  • Exeter University

"Calendar Customs and Seasonal Events" Conference,  26-28 June 2015, at the University of Exeter From New Year's mummers to Xmas carol singing, wassailing to well dressing, Easter eggs to Halloween lanterns, calendar customs and seasonal…

Photography, Folklore and Some Confusions

  • 1st July 2015
  • 18:00—19:00
  • The Warburg Institute, London WC1H 0AB

Photograpy, Folklore and Some Confusions A talk by Sara Hannant and Doc Rowe, 6.00 pm at The Warburg Institute. To book, contact thefolkloresociety@gmail.com

Law and Crime in Legend and Tradition

  • 5th — 6th September 2015
  • Town Hall, Huntingdon

Call for Papers and Presentations: Law and Crime in Legend and Tradition: the Tenth Legendary Weekend of The Folklore Society: Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th September 2015 at the Town Hall, Huntingdon Oyez, oyez! Who will give evidence at…